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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery Reviews

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Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee

Its plot notwithstanding, it has nothing to do with Bond -- and it misrepresents the poor '60s as well.

Full Review Source: Sacramento Bee

January 1, 2000
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Uneven and often not funny, relying on recycled jokes and far-too-broad physical humor.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2000
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

The things it's parodying -- Beatles and Bond movies and all those secret-agent TV shows of the 60s -- were already so tongue in cheek that one needs to go a lot further than this movie goes to really amuse me.

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

January 1, 2000
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire

Austin Powers feels more like the unfortunate amalgamation of a drawer full of short skits Myers has been holding on to since Saturday Night Live.

Full Review Source: SPLICEDWire | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 1, 2000
Oz
eFilmCritic.com

Austin Powers has plenty of originality to it, but a lot of the jokes either fall flat, or just don't give me the chuckles I expect.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2000
Madeleine Williams
Cinematter

Full Review Source: Cinematter | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

As the ending credits went up, I realized that I had never laughed. A few smiles, but that was it.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Scott Renshaw
Scott Renshaw's Screening Room

Myers and director Jay Roach seem to have no sense of how long is too long to stick with an extended gag.

Full Review Source: Scott Renshaw's Screening Room | Original Score: 5/10

January 1, 2000
Laura Miller
Salon.com
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The movie fails to live up to its promise.

Full Review Source: Salon.com

January 1, 2000
Sean Means
Film.com
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Tasteless and humorless!

January 1, 2000
Christine James
Boxoffice Magazine

Though there many hilarious moments, just as many miss the mark, some falling flat completely.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 1/4

January 1, 2000
Jeff Millar
Houston Chronicle
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Even at its best, it's not very funny.

January 1, 2000
Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
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Mike Myers may be a connoisseur of the old spy-and-sex genre, but the result is less a screenplay than a manic quote machine.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

April 12, 2002
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer

Director Jay Roach seems helpless to rein in the addled antics of his star or to give the supporting cast much of a grip on what they're supposed to be doing.

Full Review Source: Cincinnati Enquirer | Original Score: 2/4

October 15, 2002
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Amusing but scattershot.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 3, 2005
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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The originals were spoofs in their own way, too, unless you really believe that secret agents look more like Sean Connery than Aldrich Ames.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

April 1, 2008
Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide's Movie Guide

The bad news is that it's a one-joke picture.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

April 1, 2008
Scott G. Mignola
Common Sense Media

This shagadelic James Bond spoof isn't for kids.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

January 2, 2011
Roger Moore
Winston-Salem Journal

The film's borrowings, from Casino Royale and especially the mod, mock spy show The Avengers, are consistently funny.

January 1, 2000

If this were the Simpsons, I would have been rolling on the floor; it's not a parody, it's a fish out of water comedy with a splash of homage. And that's why it doesn't work.

Full Review | Original Score: 3

June 15, 2001
Nate Yapp
CinemaBlend.com
August 12, 2002
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